1. Collection
Registered Number 854
Acronym MSCL
Full Name Microbial Strain Collection of Latvia
Institution University of Latvia
2. Correspondent
Correspondent Assoc.Prof. Vizma Nikolajeva
Postal Address Jelgavas street 1,Riga,-,LV-1004
Country Latvia
Telephone 1 (0371) - 67033925
E-mail 1 collect@lanet.lv
Homepage http://mikro.daba.lv 
3. Status of the collection
Status Governmental
University
5. Personnel
Director Dr. Vizma Nikolajeva
E-Mail:vizma.nikolajeva@lu.lv
6. Main Subjects
Subjects Agriculture
Applied microbiology
Ecology
Environmental protection
General microbiology
Medical microbiology
Plant pathology
7. Preservation
Method and category of cultures Liquid N2(Bacteria, Filamentous fungi, Yeasts)
Subculturing(Basidiomycetes)
Control of the culture Biochemical tests
Morphological tests
Genetical tests
Deposit to your collection
Source(s) of strains for people in this country: isolated by or introduced from Isolation by ourselves
From the collections in our country
the collection abroadDSMZ(Germany)
Number of Strains until now Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Bacteria 690 557 1 0
Fungi 590 520 0 0
Yeasts 168 74 0 0
Archaea 3 1 0 0
Phages 1 1 0 0
Number of strains last year Type Holding strains
(total number)/(number from your country)
new species
(total number)/(number from your country)
Microbes distributed
(total number)/(in your country)
Bacteria 19 17 0 0 9 9
Fungi 1 0 0 0 2 2
Yeasts 1 1 0 0 14 14
Archaea 1 1 0 0 0 0
Phages 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Availability of Cultures
Availability fee for EUR 28.46 + VAT
9. Catalogue
10. Services
Services Patent deposits(Bacteria, Filamentous fungi, Yeasts, Plasmids in a host)
Storage service(Bacteria, Filamentous fungi, Yeasts)
Distribution(Bacteria, Filamentous fungi, Yeasts)
Identification(Bacteria, Filamentous fungi, Yeasts)
Consulation about Patent deposits
Preservation
Propagation
11. Entry and Update Dates
Date of Entry 2004-03-03
Date of Reply 2016-04-19